Add type on a path Photoshop CC (2013)


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Adding type on a path

Another way of displaying Type in Photoshop is to have it follow a path. Now there are many tools in Photoshop that create paths including the Pen tool. However in this video we're going to use the Ellipse Shape tool. Again for the sake of time we're going to use the text that I created and saved in this note, Cmd+C to copy that on the Mac or Ctrl+C to copy it on Windows. From the Toolbar, we will click and hold on the Rectangle tool and then choose Ellipse.

And at the top in the options bar, we need to change the setting in here for shape. I don't actually want to actually create a shape layer. Instead, I want to create a path. So I'll select that from the list. And then in the upper left-hand corner I'm going to click and start dragging down to the lower right. When I release the cursor, the Properties panel will automatically expand, but we can collapse that. And before I add my type to this path I'm actually going to make a change to it because P...

Adding type on a path
Video duration: 7m 3s 14h 58m Beginner Updated Oct 06, 2014

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Adding type on a path provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Julieanne Kost as part of the Photoshop CC Essential Training

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